User License Agreement - Legal notices
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Baptie Online website. You MUST Agree to these terms to access the site.
Unless otherwise specified, the materials on this website are directed solely
at senior business professionals who access this website from top 1000 IT
companies worldwide. Baptie Online makes no representation that any
information, product or service referred to in the materials on this website
are appropriate for use, or fit for purpose and that the materials are used
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cannot accept liability for any errors or omissions, or to the validity of the
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also provide links to other websites operated by Sponsors and third parties. It
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omission or inaccuracy in such material or its failure to comply with the
relevant laws or regulations.
These exclusions of liability will apply to any damages arising from death or
personal injury, professional damage, deformation of character or Business and
loss of business or service caused.
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Law. If any part of this notice and disclaimer is deemed unlawful, void or for
any reason unenforceable then that part will be deemed severable and will not
affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining parts.
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where specifically stated otherwise, including content data, design, graphics,
text, images, software and underlying source codes. Baptie Online is the owner
of all trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos and devices appearing on
the site, whether registered or unregistered, except where specifically stated
confidentiality of your information is of paramount concern to Baptie Online.
To this end, Baptie Online fully complies with Data Protection Legislation
Guidelines. Information submitted to Baptie Online over this website is
normally unprotected until it reaches us. Users are requested not to send
confidential details or credit card numbers, for example, by email, unless
specifically requested by Baptie Online.
do not collect information about individuals, except where this is specifically
stated and provided with your knowledge.
also use "cookies" which are alphanumeric identifiers that are stored
by your web browser on your computer's hard-drive that enable our system to
recognise you when you visit the site. This helps Baptie Online to track basic
visitor information in order that we can better tailor the site to our
visitors' needs. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but you can
disable this function by changing your browser settings if you so wish.
may share overall visitor trends and other generic information collected on
this website with third parties but we do not pass on any personal details or
personally identifiable information without your specific consent.
of these Discussion groups must not :-
libelous, insulting, antagonistic, racist, aggressive ;defamatory comments or
otherwise abusive remarks about any individual or company anywhere in the site,
including, but not exclusively, within forum posts or the PM (Private Message)
system or. Nowhere in the thread must they use language that is LIBELOUS. No
matter how angry they are, they absolutely MUST NOT use language based on
emotion and not FACT. It is, of course, ILLEGAL and will not be tolerated on
reserve the right to read the relevant PM or PMs where we receive a complaint
that a forum user has received a PM or PMs breaking this rule.
swear words in such a way as to circumvent the groups’s built-in swear word
removal system (including in signatures)
any images or text which are deemed by the Webmaster or Moderators as
inappropriate for viewing by other members
websites which contain inappropriate material or which are in competition with
the Baptie Online Ltd Website or Baptie& Co Ltd’s Business. (More details
on our policy towards piracy are found below).
the discussion groups via posts or PMs or in your profile to invite people to
competing forums or websites is a bannable offense and we reserve the right to
check PMs should we believe this is happening.
any spam or Spam related links. People posting spam will be instantly and
permanently banned and their posts will be deleted.
business unless they are allowed in specific areas (namely Suppliers Marketplace),
and then the posts must conform to discussion group rules. Companies are
invited (even encouraged) to post information about products on the site
provided it is factual, is generally for the benefit of forum members and
doesn't break this rule.
their new threads in more than one discussion group. (Doing so is called
cross-posting). You should pick the single most appropriate group for your
message. Duplicate posts will be deleted.
images from 3rd parties' websites without their permission. Linking to an image
on someone else's website without their permission is considered to be
bandwidth theft. This is not a copyright issue but a bandwidth issue.
encourage representatives of Companies to declare who they work for in their user
profile. This enables readers of their posts to judge the contents accordingly.
However, we prefer Members not to include their employer's information in their
signature as this constitutes advertising. The only exception to this rule is
if the member's business is a sponsor of Baptie Online Ltd or Baptie & Co
ltd in which case they can include their business details (with hyperlink) in
an inappropriate login name. We do not permit a login name which breaks any of
the rules above or includes a business name. The only exception to this rule is
if the member's business is a sponsor of Baptie Online Ltd or Baptie & Co
ltd in which case they can include their business name in their login name.
more than once. Doing so will get one or both registrations and all the posts
the judgments or actions of Discussion Group moderators. They are far too busy
to enter into discussions or arguments.
find that the vast majority of site members have no problem with the above
rules. However, if they are broken, then moderators will take appropriate and
immediate action to ensure the forums remain a pleasant place to visit.
any Discussion Group member feels the moderators have abused their position,
then they should contact the Webmaster (by private message or email) with the
full details of the complaint. Contact details are on the 'Contact Us' page.
Note, whilst the complaint is being processed the thread, topic, document or
post will be removed and held in a suspense account pending the outcome.
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